Asian shares rise on Fed rate hopes despite China worries

Japan's traditional advertising agent hands out a flyer to promote a local business as she and others walk by monitors showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. Asian shares gained Thursday, although optimism about the Federal Reserve holding back on aggressive interest rate raises was countered by some uncertainty about coronavirus restrictions in China. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

Asian shares rise on Fed rate hopes despite China worries